Reproducing Gender

Reproducing Gender

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Reproducing Gender charts the development of a theory of gender relations built up over the last twenty years. This theory has been highly influential in establishing the importance of the sociology of women's education for the study of society. It demonstrates the power of feminist educational theory and research, and its role in creating new political and academic agendas. This fascinating book explores gender relationships at all levels of schooling. It brings together political, social and cultural theories to understand continuity and change in gender and education. Madeleine Arnot, widely considered to be a pioneer in the field of gender and education, brings together for the first time in a single volume her most influential writings. This book is essential reading for students and academics in the areas of gender studies, women's studies, educational policy, sociology and history of education.Critical Essays on Educational Theory and Feminist Politics Madeleine Arnot ... In 1948 John Newsom, 1 then a school inspector, in his book The Education of Girls expounded the view that girlsa#39; education should reflect the fact that: Womenanbsp;...

Title:Reproducing Gender
Author:Madeleine Arnot
Publisher:Routledge - 2002-01-17


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